8 Things You Need To Know This AM — Aug 12 2015

Photo: Melanie Thortis/The Vicksburg Evening Post via the AP.
A Mississippi couple was arrested before boarding a flight overseas for allegedly attempting to join ISIS. (The Wall Street Journal)
Look up at the sky tonight. You'll be starstruck by the meteor shower. (Refinery29)
Amnesty International voted to recommend full decriminalization of sex work and prostitution. (TIME)
Australia looks to its people to decide whether same-sex marriage should be legalized. (Sky News)
The world will end in fire: well, heat death, to be exact. (Refinery29)
The note found next to the body of a dead, 13-year-old dog in Florida read, "WE BEAT IT 2 DEATH lol! : ) HAHAHA!” (The Washington Post)
After a man fat-shamed her when she was out for a jog, this woman wrote him a badass open letter. (BuzzFeed)
Heading on a road trip? Here are 10 things you should never do. (Yahoo Travel)

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